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Opal Hunters The Bartrams on the Opal Fields 1936-2021 by Donald Bartram Covers opal mining in Andamooka by the Bartram family from the first visit by Walter Bartram in 1936, to Coober Pedy in the mid 1940's, to Glengarry in the 1970's, White Cliffs and Purnunga in the 1980's then back to Coober Pedy in 2016.  

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1964 0425


Manfred Haider, polishing opal on 'The Flat' using a hand cranked polishing wheel

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Plastic Opal Bag Complimentary opal bag given to opal miners by dealer and exporter John Roufos c.1967  

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